Hua Kun Liu

Hua Kun Liu

Distinguished Professor, Founding Program Leader, ISEM,
University of Wollongong, Australia

Title: Multifunctional Synergy for Enhancing Energy Storage Materials Performance

Prof Hua Kun Liu is a distinguished professor and the founding program leader for energy materials at ISEM, the University of Wollongong. She was awarded the Australian Professorial Fellowships by Australian Research Council in 1994, 1999, 2003, and 2006. She was elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Science and Engineering in 2013 and was awarded the Doctor of Science by the University of Wollongong in 2017. She received the University of Wollongong Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellent Senior Researcher in 2013 and the Woman of Impact in 2016. She was a chief investigator for the Centre of Excellence of Electrmomaterials from 2003-2013, for the Automotive CRC-2020 program and the ongoing ARENA-funded Smart Sodium Storage Solution Project. Prof Liu has established international reputation in energy storage materials research and concrete research network around the globe. She is named as a highly cited researcher in both chemistry and materials science by Thomoson Reuters with citations over 44,500 and h- index of 105 (Scopus).